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SymbOS.Cardtrp.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 22, 2005
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:44:36 PM
Type:
Trojan Horse
Systems Affected:
EPOC


SymbOS.Cardtrp.A is a Trojan horse that runs on the Symbian operating system, which is used in Nokia Series 60 cellular telephones. It also drops Windows threats, installs SymbOS.Cabir.B, and disables several applications on the compromised device.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 22, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 20, 2008 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 22, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 20, 2008 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 28, 2005
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Medium

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Writeup By: Robert X Wang

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